Published by Idan Ma'at @ 20/02/2019

Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. has launched the second addition to its new EOS R range of full-frame interchangeable-lens mirrorless cameras, the EOS RP. While it is the most compact and lightest model in the EOS full-frame series, the EOS RP features the new RF lens mount and the finest Canon proprietary technology, a DIGIC 8 image processor. The DIGIC 8 image processor with Dual Pixel CMOS AF delivers unparalleled optical excellence in a well refined body with enhanced ergonomics for easy operability.

Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. launched the latest addition to the EOS R range, the Canon EOS RP, the most compact and lightest model in the EOS full-frame series. From Right - Left – From Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Andrew Koh, President and CEO and Albert Mah, Head of Imaging Communications Products (ICP) Division.

“The new EOS RP embodies the strength of the latest EOS R system to push the frontiers of photography. With the introduction of EOS RP, it will pave accessibility for photography enthusiasts aspiring to embark on their full-frame journey with lesser weight and a smaller size,” said Andrew Koh, President & CEO, Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. “We hope that the EOS RP will enable more users to experience the benefits of a full-frame mirrorless camera, as an acknowledgment to one of Canon’s historic ground-breaking camera “Type P” which was a big hit in 1960 and inspired by the French word ‘Populaire’,” he added.

Canon Marketing Malaysia rings in the Lunar New Year with the launch of its latest addition to its EOS R family, the EOS RP. Third from the Right – Andrew Koh, President and CEO of Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. and Second from the left – Albert Mah, Head of Imaging Communications Products (ICP) Division.

With the new features, users would be able to explore each function easily while experience the better utilisations of each features in producing quality images. Users can capture fleeting moments with the Dual Pixel CMOS AF that provides a smooth and lightning fast autofocus speed up to 0.05seconds and create unique compositions without worrying about the focus.

The production of 140 million lenses marks a significant milestone for Canon and serves to underscore Canon’s dedication to its customers. RF lenses are engineered to provide the best possible quality in images and videos. Weighing only 485grams and built significantly smaller, the EOS RP punches above its weight in performance and is easier to handle, especially for users who are new to full-frame cameras. For users with larger hands, an optional Extension Grip comes in handy to ensure firmer handling. For more information, visit, or follow the Official Facebook page at

Canon’s newest mirrorless camera inherits the high-performance of the EOS R system in a compact and lighter body, packed with 26.2-megapixel Dual Pixel CMOS sensor, 0.05s focusing speed and EV -5 focusing capabilities, the EOS RP is Canon’s most accessible full-frame mirrorless camera.